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Our music business degrees are professional degrees (Bachelor of Music, or B.M.) in music, providing flexibility and professional preparation in the academic area of your choice and on your instrument. While no degree from any institution guarantees success, Capital's graduates are successful in every facet of the music business: performing, teaching, production, retail, composition, recording, publishing and law. All of Capital's music degrees are similar in the freshman year, allowing students to discuss and explore a variety of degree plans, with a wide variety of required classes.
Capital faculty bring an amazing array of practical, real-world experiences to the classroom and the teaching studio. From providing instruction to students throughout the nation and the world, to composing, performing, recording, publishing, consulting and creating careers in arts administration and music retail, Capital's talented faculty communicate a message of professionalism and practicality in music instruction.
Columbus, Ohio's largest city, serves as an excellent laboratory for those students interested in a life as a music professional. Through opportunities in the many different performing arts organizations, studios, schools, clubs, concert halls, music retail establishments, recording facilities and related businesses, Capital's music students are within minutes of life in a major metropolitan area.
For many students, internships serve as an entry point into the music business. Capital's students have held successful internships in Columbus and throughout the United States. Internships are required in some degrees, but are encouraged for all students.
Music Industry degrees are academic focus areas - you must define a major instrument as well. In turn, you can major in any instrument or voice and major in Music Industry.
Prospective students must first be admitted academically to Capital University through the admissions process.
Capital University is a private four-year undergraduate institution and graduate school located in the Columbus, Ohio, neighborhood of Bexley. Copyright © 2013 Capital University